Burglar cleans out Gleaners' meat locker


December 5, 2018

THIS SECURITY VIDEO shows the suspect in a burglary at Sweet Home Gleaners, in which 112 pounds of meat was stolen.

Sweet Home Police are investigating the theft of nearly 150 pounds of meat during a burglary last week at Sweet Home Gleaners.

Police received a report of the burglary at 1:20 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 25. Gleaners Executive Director Lisa Pye said the burglary took place from about 9:17 p.m. on Nov. 24 to about 12:30 a.m. on Nov. 25.

The burglar took 112 pounds of assorted meats, including beef, hamburger and hot dogs, as well as four turkeys weighing 34.7 pounds, Pye said.

The meat was taken from a freezer accessed from the rear yard of the Gleaners, 3031 Hwy. 20, said Police Chief Jeff Lynn....

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.